Civil servants have been warned about the consequences of not declaring their loyalty. Photo: Nora Tam
Civil servants have been warned about the consequences of not declaring their loyalty. Photo: Nora Tam

All civil servants will have to pledge allegiance to Hong Kong, Basic Law from as early as next month – and could face dismissal for refusing

  • Civil service chief Patrick Nip met public sector employee groups to discuss oath-taking arrangements on Thursday, source says
  • Only permanent secretaries and department heads will need to take oath, while other ranks will be asked to sign declaration of loyalty

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Civil servants have been warned about the consequences of not declaring their loyalty. Photo: Nora Tam
Civil servants have been warned about the consequences of not declaring their loyalty. Photo: Nora Tam
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